Wednesday, December 09, 2009

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Marty,

Here are a few photos for the blog. Most were taken this morning as the Olympic torch passed through the Park, entered Lafleche, then returned a second time to the Park on Taschereau at Regent.

John R.

#311 Taken beside my grandfather's house on Isabel at Empire. When they dug down about 5-6 feet beside the building to raise the house and put in a foundation, they unearthed an area of flat stones. Can anyone thing why that smooth surface would have been there outside of the area of the house?

#348 Greg Grant and Jamie Burnett at intermission of the Cameron School of Dance Christmas show. The Paquettes can be seen in the right background.

#354 Waiting for the torch's arrival in front of the Town Hall.

#357 Coca Cola Olympic Torch vehicle.

#359 Alison Munro and Fernand Regimbald both of Springfield Ave.

#360 Bob Myles and his wife, as well as Jim Munro.

#362 Supporters across the street from the Town Hall.

#363 Doreen Riley on Churchill.

#364 Neil Forbes and his wife Sylvia.

#365 Torch bearer on Churchill from Empire to Taschereau about 6:45 a.m.

#367 Bernie Constantini and Sheila Geraghty.

#368 Proud father of the torch bearer with the Dawes family.

#370 Torch bearer re-entering GPK at the corner of Regent and Taschereau.

#374 Passing the torch in front of Fruiterie 440 on Taschereau.

#375 Doris and her two friends in Canada Drive-in after the torch had passed.

The restaurant was taking reservations the day before.

Thanks John R.

Very much appreciated

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